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Smoothing path to working world
Smoothing path to working world

When thousands of university students graduate each year with shiny new degrees, competition for the best graduate jobs…

Talk to the Animals: Top 5 jobs with animals

Part of my job is running workshops for senior students interested in animal occupations. The most sought after career choices…

Would you let the boss see your profile?

Would you let your boss trawl through your Facebook page? A global survey asked 10,000 participants just that question -…

Lucky Kiwis get more time off than most

As we tough out our longest stretch without a public holiday, here's the good news — Kiwis are among the luckiest…

Deeply sorry over 'kia ora'
Deeply sorry over 'kia ora'

The chief executive of the KiwiYo company says he is deeply sorry that a Whangarei teenager quit her job after she was told…

Work programmes boost confidence
Work programmes boost confidence

Paige Toft and Braden Alsford count themselves lucky when it comes to making career choices.

Twitter's censorship dilemma
Twitter's censorship dilemma

The social network is finding itself caught between being an open forum and patrolling for inappropriate content.

Teen quits after boss bans 'kia ora'
Teen quits after boss bans 'kia ora'

A Whangarei teenager has quit her first job after being ticked off for welcoming customers into a city centre store with…

Employment

Apple stock hits a new high
Apple stock hits a new high

Apple's stock has touched a new high reflecting investors' renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to…

Student union manager sacked

Auckland University's student union was justified in sacking its general manager for financial mismanagement involving a…

Economy slower but still robust

The economy has lost some momentum since earlier in the year, the Treasury says, though it still describes the pace of expansion…

Choice between the carrot and the stick

Voters comparing social policies at this election have a clear choice: "Unrelenting focus on work" with National, or a softer…

Crazy jobs for best of bunch
Crazy jobs for best of bunch

A banana ripener, chicken catcher, luge manager and dog wash attendant are some of the most weird and…

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Dita De Boni: Hey Mr Big, it's not about you Dita De Boni: Hey Mr Big, it's not about you

Being nice is such an underestimated quality in a…

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